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Find more Peroy relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 129 more people named Peroy in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 31 people named Peroy in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 416% more people named Peroy in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 160 people named Peroy were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 13 women had paying jobs
  • 15 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,700
  • 22% reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people

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As Peroy families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 11 were born in foreign countries
  • 8 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Alabama